Four Arrested For Illegally Selling Firearms In Nashville Convenience Store

Four People Are Accused Of Using A Nashville Convenience Store As A Front To Unlawfully Sell Firearms To Convicted Felons.

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Medical Marijuana Pitfalls (Op-Ed)

I Am Not Opposed To Legal Pot. Individual Freedom Is In Our Heritage. However, I Vehemently Oppose The Down Sides. I Have Witnessed Many Post-Legalization Issues, Some Listed Here. Lack Of Concentration. Overdoses From Edibles. Distractibility While Driving. The “Spicoli Effect” On Teen Learning. Black Markets. Illegal Grow Operations. Gang Infestation. Influx Of Competing Drug Cartels And Crime. Juvenile Accessibility. Homelessness. Profiteering. Greed By Local “Leaders” Looking To Make A Buck. Gateway Implications For Folks With Low Impulse Control Or Addictive Personality Disorders. Vaping In Schools. Unfortunately, Like Legal Booze, The Downsides Outweigh The Benefits. Although, I Still Support Personal Choice If It Doesn’t Harm Or Endanger Others.

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Marijuana Legislation Is Once Again Up For Debate In Tennessee

This Isn’t The First Time That Tennessee’s General Assembly Has Taken On The Hot Topic Of Marijuana, And It Likely Won’t Be The Last. Historically, Bills Aiming To Decriminalize Marijuana, Even For Medical Purposes, Have Not Made It Very Far With The State’s Legislature. Regardless, There Are A Few Bills That Tennessee Residents May Want To Keep An Eye On Throughout This Legislative Session.

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Legislators Making Plans To Push For Legalization Of Cannabis In Upcoming Session

Recent Changes To Federal Laws Regarding Medical Marijuana Has Many Wondering If Tennessee Is On The Cusp Of Finally Fully Legalizing Medical Use Of The Drug. Currently, Tennessee Is One Of Only 13 States That Still Have Yet To Completely Legalize Cannabis For Medical Purposes.

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